Brooklyn Afrobeat Band Antibalas Plays Bay Area DatesOne of the finest exponents of domestically produced Afrobeat in America, powerhouse Brooklyn band Antibalas brings its propulsive sounds to the Bay Area for three shows in San Francisco and Oakland.
Australian Psychedelic Rock Outfit Stonefield Plays OaklandSoulful Aussie hard-rock quartet Stonefield returns to the Bay Area for its first headlining show at the Starline Social Club in Oakland Thursday night.
Metal Guitarist Turned Crooner Sings With Big Band On Valentine's DayA longtime figure on the Bay Area's rock and metal scene explores a different side of music when vocalist Sven Söderlund and his Masterful Orchestra help couples celebrate Valentine's Day at the Verdi Club Friday.
Heavy Music Mavericks Return To Slim's In San FranciscoA groundbreaking heavy rock band that has shaped the sound of punk and metal for over 35 years, the Melvins bring their current tour with fellow noise/punk groups Hepa-Tituss and C--ts to Slim's in San Francisco Wednesday.
Experimental Duo Plays New Music At Swedish American HallTwo musicians who have established themselves as both creative and life partners bring their new duo CUP to San Francisco Sunday when guitarist Nels Cline and keyboardist Yuka C. Honda play the Swedish American Hall.
Benefit Show Pays Tribute To Cosmic Country Icon At The ChapelThe 15th edition of the Sleepless Nights benefit concert paying tribute to country-rock pioneer Gram Parsons brings an array of artists to the Chapel in San Francisco Sunday afternoon.
Experimental Rock Legends Mr. Bungle Revisit First Demo At WarfieldMembers of beloved Bay Area experimental rock band Mr. Bungle play their first Bay Area show together in two decades when they share the stage with former Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo and Anthrax/S.O.D. guitarist Scott Ian at the Warfield Saturday night.
Veteran Heavy Rock Duo Headlines Ivy Room In AlbanyAcclaimed heavy rock duo Big Business brings its furious onslaught to the East Bay Friday, playing songs from its latest album 'The Beast You Are' at the Ivy Room in Albany with local bands Terry Gross and Your Leader.
Celebrated Canadian Hard-Rock Trio Returns To Bay AreaTuneful Toronto-based hard-rock trio Danko Jones pays a visit to the Bay Area this weekend, headlining the Bottom of the Hill in San Francisco Friday night with LA band Junkyard and the South Bay's own ZED.
Local Psychedelic Rockers Headline The Great NorthernRising local psychedelic-rock outfit the Spiral Electric play songs from their latest double album when they headline SF dance club the Great Northern Thursday.
LA Band Plays Classic '60 Album At The ChapelOne of the most influential rock band to emerge from Los Angeles during the 1960s comes to the Chapel in San Francisco Saturday when the line-up of Love that backed late leader Arthur Lee plays the classic album 'Forever Changes' with original guitarist Johnny Echols.